The drive to feed hungry families in North Texas is pushing ahead through the holiday season.
Both agencies have been non-stop since the pandemic began, working to feed families struggling from the economic fallout of the pandemic.
Tarrant Area Food Bank
TAFB has a few more mega mobile food markets planned before the year ends.
Crews are also returning to Herman Clark Stadium for two more mega mobile food markets thanks to a partnership with the Fort Worth Independent School District.
Thursday, Dec. 10 - 9 a.m. until supplies last: Harvesting in Mansfield, 150 S 6th Ave, Mansfield, TX
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Friday, Dec. 11 - 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Herman Clark Stadium, 5201 CA Roberson Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76119
Friday, Dec. 18, Friday - 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Herman Clark Stadium, 5201 CA Roberson Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76119
Families can drive up -- no questions asked -- and volunteers will load 100 pounds of high-quality produce, meat, dairy and groceries into their trunks.
Now more than ever, TAFB said it is also looking for volunteers to help out with registration, traffic control and food distribution.
North Texas Food Bank
North Texas Food Bank is also doing some outreach this month as well. All food will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis. All sites are drive-thru distributions and cannot accommodate walk-ups.
Thursday, Dec. 10 - 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Covenant Life Church, 423 N. College St. Waxahachie, TX 75165
Thursday, Dec. 10 - 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Casa View Christian Church, 2230 Barnes Bridge Road, Dallas, TX 75228
Friday, Dec. 11 - 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.: First United Methodist Church Plano, 3160 E Spring Creek Pkwy., Plano, TX 75074
Friday, Dec. 11 - 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Ennis Cares, 2301 Ennis Pkwy, Ennis TX 75119
Check NTFB's Facebook page for more updates on week mobile pantry distributions.
These are just some of the larger distributions. There are countless partner agencies that both food banks work with to feed families on a daily basis.